Finance Analyst

Posted 6 April by Greenwell Gleeson Easy Apply

Finance Analyst - 12 Month FTC

Location: Coventry

Salary: Up to £30,000 - £34,000

greenwellgleeson is recruiting for a Finance Analyst on a 12 month FTC for a business based in Coventry.

Job Purpose

To support the Finance Business Partner in interpreting and analysing financial results to provide insight, support decision making and promote strategic discussion, ensuring the provision of a high quality and professional service.

To develop a consistent approach to reporting data across the organisation, utilising appropriate tools to coordinate the interrogation, analysis and interpretation of the data, identifying inconsistencies and anomalies and ultimately improving the integrity of the data.

To work collaboratively with the Accountants, and the Finance Manager, ensuring a coordinated approach to delivering financial and management information to the business.

Responsibilities

  • To take responsibility for a professional 'customer service' focused approach to the organisation

  • To identify continuous improvement across reporting, processes and procedures

  • To support the Finance Business Partner in developing and maintaining 'business models' for business, to use as forecasting tools

  • To be able to query and manipulate financial data, in response to business requirements

  • To proactively manage the financial data, identifying inconsistencies and anomalies to improve the integrity of the data

  • To develop and maintain system documentation

  • To develop and maintain a central directory/resource to be used by the business when creating financial reports and collating financial management information

  • To provide support, as required, to the Finance Business Partner, Finance Manager and HR Manager

  • Engage with internal stakeholders to understand the businesses reporting requirements, ensuring accurate and consistent application of the development of processes and reporting tools

Person Specification

Essential:

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Strong excel and data reporting skills.

  • Experience in the accurate development of financial information.

  • Experience of analysing and identifying trends and patterns within business data.

  • Tailors information delivery; simplifies complex concepts.

  • Is tenacious and solves problems in the face of adversity or resistance.

  • Accountancy experience.

Desirable:

  • Part/Newly Qualified or QBE

Reference: 34847225

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